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Did you know there are many scholarships on offer from Central?

You might be eligible to have some of your study costs paid for you. Sound good? Apply now - applications close Friday 25 July.



Central is hosting a special breakfast to discuss all aspects of how the recent Government policy changes will affect VET in schools.
At Central’s networking breakfast we’ll outline what the changes will mean for your school, the opportunities they will provide your students, and what we can do to help.

Friday 1 August, 7am, East Perth campus

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​Central’s Certificate III in Design Fundamentals is the ideal entry point if you know you are interested in design.

You will explore graphic design, industrial design, interior design and web design through this course. From here you can then decide which area interests you most!

Applications are still open for study starting in Semester 2!

Central Slice, our creative Short Course program is now accepting enrolments for Term 3 short courses.

We have over 70 courses starting in early August, from photography to ceramics, photoshop to art and film.  See our full offering and enrol online on our Slice website.​



​Established in 1900, Central Institute of Technology is one of Australia's largest training institutes. We train more than 29,000 students annually, including 1300 international students.

Central offers around 400 nationally accredited training courses across a wide variety of training areas and is the primary deliverer of higher-level technical and professional qualifications within Western Australia.

We're conveniently located in five campuses in vibrant, inner city hubs of Perth.



​If you feel there is nothing more rewarding in life than helping others, Central can open the doors for your career.

Applications are now open for courses in

Aged Care
Disability Care
Early Childhood Education and Care
Leisure and Health


 ​Future Students

Future Students



Important Dates:

  Applications for Semester 2 may be made direct to Central. Hurry, as the semester is now underway.

Current Students

Current Students


Services and Support


Scholarship aplications now open

Gain some financial help with your fees.


21 July - Semester 2 begins

5 December - End of semester


Online Student Survey

The Australian Federal Parliament’s House of Representatives Committee for Education and Employment is currently undertaking an inquiry into the national TAFE system and you are invited to make a comment.




Industry Specific Solutions

Learn about the types of training that we can deliver for you, on site or at our facilities.

Commercial Short Courses



Find about how to employ a Central trainee, apprentice or graduate.






We offer over 110 courses for international students.
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2014 Fee information
2014 Fee Structure

There have been changes to how the fees are structured.

Find out how it may affect you

Find out about VET FEE-HELP and other financial assistance options

Centre for Training ExcellenceTraining for VET Professionals

The Centre offers a comprehensive training program including the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

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